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Welcome To Beth El Temple!

Learning

We enjoy and encourage all levels of learning, from our youngest members to our lifelong learners. Discover ways to grow in your faith with us.

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Mitzvot

We are cooking, planting, knitting and donating our way to a better world. See how you can join us in making an impact today.

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Services

Discover our wide range of worship options, from traditional sanctuary services to Shabbat yoga and outdoor celebrations.

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Community

Our inclusive family welcomes you to join us as we come together for celebrations and comfort.

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What’s Happening at Beth El Temple

SaturdaySat, 27 JulJuly, 2024

 
 
Shabbat Playgroup in the Park

Shabbat, Jul 27th 3:00p to 5:00pCalling all 0-5 year olds and their grown-ups: come find your people at the park! Join Rabbi Zerin, Dr. Eliyahu, and your friends at Beth El for a relaxed Shabbat afternoon at Eisenhower Park. We will provide cold drinks and summer treats! Note: will be canceled in case of rain. RSVPs requested but not required. Click in to RSVP!

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SundaySun, 28 JulJuly, 2024

 
 
Men's Club Outing to see the Hartford Yard Goats play the Harrisburg Senators

Sunday, Jul 28th 12:00p to 4:00pBack by popular demand! Come join the Men’s Club at Dunkin’ Donuts Park to see the Hartford Yard Goats play the Harrisburg Senators (the Washington Nationals AA minor league affiliate)! Our seats, in the Hartford Terrace section along the first-base side, are in a shaded, private section. Your ticket will allow you free exclusive access to the Yard Goats Club, an air conditioned indoor section with great views of the game, comfortable seating, and higher-end food and liquor options not available at the general concession stands. And yes, fries, hot dogs, and beer are also available there. You can go to this private section when you want to take a break from your field seats, get refreshments, and schmooze with others. Our group will be recognized at the game. There will be a shout out for the Beth El Men's Club! One of us will get to throw out a first pitch! There may be other surprises! Kids run the bases after the game! Tickets are limited, so you are urged to put in your RSVP as soon as possible. You may request to be seated with others who are placing their RSVP separately.

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WednesdayWed, 31 JulJuly, 2024

Summer Meetup: Hamlet @ Saint Joseph

Wednesday, Jul 31st 7:30p to 10:30pMeet up with us at Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival for Hamlet! Click in for details.

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SundaySun, 4 AugAugust, 2024

 
 
Red Cross Blood Drive

Sunday, Aug 4th 8:30a to 1:30pYou can make a lasting impact with an amazing mitzvot by helping the American Red Cross! Please help us make a difference by donating blood at Beth El Temple. Please call 1.800.733.2767 or visit www.redcrossblood.org and enter: WeHa to schedule your appointment. Volunteers are also needed for registration and snacks, please call the office to sign up to volunteer. You can also save up to 15 minutes on the day of your appointment, by simply visiting www.redcrossblood.org/RapidPass to complete your pre-donation reading and health history questions. Everyday heroes like you can help save up to three lives with just one blood donation. Thank you for giving the gift of life.

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SaturdaySat, 24 AugAugust, 2024

 
 
Shabbat Playgroup in the Park

Shabbat, Aug 24th 3:00p to 5:00pCalling all 0-5 year olds and their grown-ups: come find your people at the park! Join Rabbi Zerin, Dr. Eliyahu, and your friends at Beth El for a relaxed Shabbat afternoon at Eisenhower Park. We will provide cold drinks and summer treats! Note: will be canceled in case of rain. RSVPs requested but not required. Click in to RSVP!

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FridayFri, 30 AugAugust, 2024

 
 
Shabbat Under the Stars

Friday, Aug 30th 5:30p to 7:30pJoin us for an outdoor, family-friendly service and congregational dinner. Please RSVP by August 26 at noon.

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SundaySun, 8 SepSeptember, 2024

Back to Beth El Carnival and Community Celebration

Sunday, Sep 8th 11:30a to 1:00pThis event is free and open to the public! Prospective members encouraged to join us!

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SaturdaySat, 19 OctOctober, 2024

 
 
Sukkah Stroll

Shabbat, Oct 19th 4:00p to 6:00pJoin us as we stroll from Sukkah to Sukkah for a progressive Se’udah Shlishit - third meal of Shabbat. We will be hosted at various Sukkot around Beth El (kosher and within walking distance). Free and open to all, but only to those who RSVP by Wednesday, October 16th. Note: this program will be cancelled in the event of rain.

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MondayMon, 21 OctOctober, 2024

 
 
Cookbook in the Sukkah with Terry Walters

Monday, Oct 21st 6:00p to 8:00pWomen's Network is hosting local cookbook author Terry Walters in the sukkah for a conversation about her most recent cookbook, Nourish: Plant-based Recipes to Feed Body Mind and Soul. It features 200 all-new plant-based recipes, a DIY section on fermented foods for gut health, beautiful photography and original artwork. We hope that you can join us for this great conversation and great company, and of course, delicious snacks and drinks! Click in to register!

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TuesdayTue, 22 OctOctober, 2024

 
 
Sukkahfest: Steak & Vodka in the Sukkah

Tuesday, Oct 22nd 6:00p to 8:30pEat, Drink and be Merry! Enjoy very Good Grilled Steak and Vodka Tasting with Men's Club! Rabbi Sowalsky will discuss the various vodkas we’ll taste. Come and socialize with the Beth El Community. Plus, it’s a Mitzvah to eat in the Sukkah!

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